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iOS Local Files: Easier import with the Files app

It is now easier to import Local Files into the Spotify iOS app through the Files app on your iOS device. A computer and WiFi network are not required to use this new import method. This means that you can now import Local Files into the Spotify iOS ...

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  • zoabknew
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Superuser Contribution Poor audio quality when using bluetooth

I experience poor audio quality when using Bluetooth to stream Spotify audio. I’ve been able to replicate this issue by using Spotify’s microphone talk-to-search feature. The issue can be temporarily resolved by closing the app or restarting the devi...

  • Casual Listener
  • I experience poor audio quality when using Bluetooth to stream Spotify audio. I’ve been able to replicate this issue by using Spotify’s microphone talk-to-search feature. The issue can be temporarily...
  • the_eddster
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Spotify remains on in background on iPadOS

PlanPremiumCountryUnited KingdomDevice(iPad 6th Gen)Operating System(iPadOS 16.5) My Question or IssueFor a little while now Spotify on my iPad keeps draining the battery when left on overnight and I've tried by re-installing the app, turning it off ...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country United Kingdom Device (iPad 6th Gen) Operating System (iPadOS 16.5)   My Question or Issue For a little while now Spotify on my iPad keeps draining the battery whe...
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Superuser Contribution Can’t enter text into search field

When I select “search” & go to the search field to enter text, only shows “scan text” and doesn’t pull up keyboard to allow me to enter desired artist I'm searching for.

  • Visitor
  • When I select “search” & go to the search field to enter text, only shows “scan text” and doesn’t pull up keyboard to allow me to enter desired artist I'm searching for.
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Local files won’t download

PlanPremiumCountry DeviceiPhone 12Operating System(iOS 16.5 Windows 10 My Question or IssueWell my local files won’t download, doesn’t even have the download symbol. But all my other local files (165 tracks) are downloaded. This one song just refuses...

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  •   Plan Premium Country   Device iPhone 12 Operating System (iOS 16.5 Windows 10   My Question or Issue Well my local files won’t download, doesn’t even have the download sym...
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Superuser Contribution Download to iOS app stopped working?

PremiumBelgium iPhone X (pro) & MacOS Big Sur A local file added to Spotify on iMac doesn't appear on my iOS device. Well, it appears there, but, greyed out and unplayable. I've been using the same method over a year (it worked pretty good), and the ...

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  • Premium Belgium   iPhone X (pro) & MacOS Big Sur   A local file added to Spotify on iMac doesn't appear on my iOS device. Well, it appears there, but, greyed out and unplayable. &...
  • nickvandyck
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Superuser Contribution App and web browser not playing anything.

Music and audiobooks are not accessible on app or web browser. Already tried troubleshooting with clearing cache and redownloading app, updating app, and more.

  • Visitor
  • Music and audiobooks are not accessible on app or web browser. Already tried troubleshooting with clearing cache and redownloading app, updating app, and more.
  • Eni
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Superuser Contribution Enhance for my Liked Songs keeps playing the same 'recommendations'.

When Enhance is turned on in my liked songs folder I keep getting the same batch of songs included as recommendations in the same order. The rest of my playlist gets played randomly, but whenever a recommendation comes up it is always the same songs ...

  • Casual Listener
  • When Enhance is turned on in my liked songs folder I keep getting the same batch of songs included as recommendations in the same order. The rest of my playlist gets played randomly, but whenever a r...
  • Alex
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Superuser Contribution Spotify now playing bar disappearing + VPN issue

bug in ios app where you have desktop app playing something while behind VPN and ios app doesn't keep up with whats playing on the desktop. Another issue is the now playing bar on ios app disappears and killing the app doesn't bring it back, playing ...

  • Casual Listener
  • bug in ios app where you have desktop app playing something while behind VPN and ios app doesn't keep up with whats playing on the desktop. Another issue is the now playing bar on ios app disappears ...
  • Vasil
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Superuser Contribution Same song starts to play in middle of every song

Hi all, Over the past week or two I have had an issue where the same song (not in any of my playlists) will play in the middle of a song I am listening to. The song is called "Rain" by Idutzy (attached image). I am unsure if Spotify chose this song t...

  • Casual Listener
  • Hi all,   Over the past week or two I have had an issue where the same song (not in any of my playlists) will play in the middle of a song I am listening to. The song is called "Rain" by Idutz...
  • AlejaR
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Superuser Contribution Change Order of Tracks in favorite playlist

PlanPremiumCountryGermanyDeviceiPhone 11Operating SystemiOS 16.5 Hi, so I have the native favorite playlist and when I tap the heart the track is being added to it. On my Mac they are all in the right order, but on my iPhone they are exactly the othe...

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  • Plan Premium Country Germany Device iPhone 11 Operating System iOS 16.5   Hi,  so I have the native favorite playlist and when I tap the heart the track is being added to it. On m...
  • OscarDC
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Superuser Contribution Jeg har nå abonnert på Premium Duo. Hvordan får jeg oppgradert appen på iOS

Jeg ønsker hjelp til å oppgradere appen (iOS) til mitt Premium Duo abonnement. Hvordan gjør jeg det? Det er telefonene vi benytter til å spille av musikk.

  • Visitor
  • Jeg ønsker hjelp til å oppgradere appen (iOS) til mitt Premium Duo abonnement. Hvordan gjør jeg det? Det er telefonene vi benytter til å spille av musikk.
  • AlejaR
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Superuser Contribution spotify and facebook logged out

hello everyone,i'm a premium user of spotify and i just got logged out from spotify linking my account with facebook. i have an iphone. any ideas how to solve this problem?

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  • hello everyone,i'm a premium user of spotify and i just got logged out from spotify linking my account with facebook. i have an iphone. any ideas how to solve this problem?
  • Alex
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Solved!! Music Skipping 10 Seconds Repeatedly

PlanPremiumCountryUnited StatesDeviceiPhone 6SOperating SystemiOS 12.3.1 My Question or IssueWhen playing music on Spotify, songs will -- at random -- skip in 10 second intervals (0:00 -> 0:10 -> 0:20 -> etc). The skips continue to happen even when t...

  • Visitor
  • Plan Premium Country United States Device iPhone 6S Operating System iOS 12.3.1   My Question or Issue When playing music on Spotify, songs will -- at random -- skip in 10 second inter...
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Superuser Contribution I’m premium account But still ads

PlanPremiumCountryUS Device(iPhone 12Operating System(iOS 12.1 My Question or Issue I’m premium accountBut ads(both of audio or visual ads) while listening to regular music content I tried this logging out > restarting your device > logging back in t...

  • Casual Listener
  • Plan Premium Country US   Device (iPhone 12 Operating System (iOS 12.1   My Question or Issue   I’m premium account But ads(both of audio or visual ads) while listening to...
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Search bar and the download button are all gone in the liked song playlist.

After the update, the search bar, filters, and download button in my liked songs disappeared. I have to manually search a song I want to find, making the liked songs playlist practically useless at this point considered in have 2k+ songs in there.

  • Casual Listener
  • After the update, the search bar, filters, and download button in my liked songs disappeared. I have to manually search a song I want to find, making the liked songs playlist practically useless at t...
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Superuser Contribution "Something went wrong" when using Hey Siri to play a song

PlanPremiumCountryUSDeviceiPhone 14 Pro MaxOperating SystemiOS 16.5My Question or IssueWhen I use "Hey Siri" to play a song through Spotify, I initially get an error, and a message that "something went wrong." When I try a second time right after, it...

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  •   Plan Premium Country US Device iPhone 14 Pro Max Operating System iOS 16.5 My Question or Issue When I use "Hey Siri" to play a song through Spotify, I initially get an error, and a ...
  • Dian
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Superuser Contribution (Spotify free) songs from search won’t play

Whenever I search a song on spotify and click on it, it sends me to a blank page that says “something went wrong, have another go?” with a reload option below it. It doesn’t work no matter how many times I reload. My internet connection is 100% fine ...

  • Visitor
  • Whenever I search a song on spotify and click on it, it sends me to a blank page that says “something went wrong, have another go?” with a reload option below it. It doesn’t work no matter how many t...
  • Dian
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